USB modem support?
tfrank at optushome.com.au
Sat Feb 21 02:11:07 PST 2004
On Sat, Feb 21, 2004 at 02:26:24AM +0000, Daniela wrote:
> I'm having problems with an USB ADSL modem (Alcatel Speed Touch). It is
> recognized at boot time, but when I try to connect, it tells me that the
> modem is busy.
> I symlinked /dev/cuaa3 to /dev/ugen1 (that's the device that showed up in the
> boot messages) and directed the kppp utility to use /dev/cuaa3. I entered all
> the information it asked me for, and then I got the error message: Modem is
> busy. My ISP told me to f*** off and get Windoze. Anything else is
> Is it a hardware problem or a classical case of a dumb user?
> I'm not unexperienced with Ethernet connections, and I have a great knowledge
> of the TCP/IP standard, but I have never done anything with modems, so I
> can't even imagine how this stuff works.
Have you tried:
Or ports collection:
Info: Run PPP over Alcatel's USB Speedtouch device
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